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Activists hold Twitter anti-misogyny protest
Hashtags #twittersilence and #inspiringwomen trending during 24-hour protest against online misogyny.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2013 05:48 GMT
Outraged by outrage and the Steubenville rapists
How did coverage of the Steubenville trial depict the defendants, and what does it mean to hold rapists responsible?
Last updated: 26 Mar 2013 12:55 GMT
US school football stars go on trial for rape
Hearings begin in Ohio juvenile court amid claims of police favouritism and questions over role of social media.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 17:36 GMT
V-Day: One billion 'rising' against women abuse
One in three - more than one billion - women and girls on the planet are beaten or raped during their lifetime.
Courtney E Martin
Last updated: 14 Feb 2013 09:30 GMT
To end rape, we need the F-word
Although the word "feminism" is stigmatised, ending a culture of violence against women is a very feminist concept.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2013 08:50 GMT
A rape a minute, a thousand corpses a year
Violence doesn't have a race, a class, a religion, or a nationality, but it does have a gender, writes Solnit.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 14:07 GMT
Sexual violence and the paradox of anonymity in the digital age
As women and their defenders use internet to fight their assailants, others use anonymity to attack their efforts.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 11:54 GMT
Ohio football rape scandal unravels online
Officials investigating alleged rape have launched website to address claims and internet postings by activist hackers.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2013 09:27 GMT
US candidates in heated race for swing state
Many residents of Ohio blame president for high unemployment caused by closure of numerous coal plants.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2012 21:12 GMT
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